Saanich Core real estate guide & listings for sale
Saanich Core is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm ambience. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-situated, which makes it very easy to get to them. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is quite easy to get around in Saanich Core. Commuting by public transit is convenient in this part of Saanich as a consequence of approximately 30 nearby bus lines. Moving around by car is also straightforward in Saanich Core. The majority of homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, and it is convenient to access a place to park. It is easy for people walking to get around in Saanich Core; many daily needs can be carried out by walking.
The predominance of small apartment buildings in the housing stock of Saanich Core is an important part of its character. Roughly one third of properties in this part of the municipality were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy around 55% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas the rest are occupied by owners.
A grocery store is ordinarily reachable within a short walk from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. Likewise, there are a fair number of choices for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also convenient to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. Concerning education, parents and their children will find that wherever their property is situated in Saanich Core, primary schools and daycares are nearby. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Saanich Core.